Dr. M Freshwater, MD

Dr. M Freshwater, MD

Plastic Surgery of the Hand  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
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Dr. M Freshwater, MD is a hand plastic surgery specialist in Miami, FL and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Yale University in 1972 and specializes in plastic surgery of the hand and orthopedic hand surgery.

1699 SW 27th Ave Fl 2

Miami, FL 33145

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • MultiPlan

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Freshwater "I am a hand doctor. After I listen I look, then I diagnose, sometimes I operate."

2  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery of the Hand
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

16  Conditions Treated

  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Fractures
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Occupational Injuries
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Skin Cancer
  • Trigger Finger

23  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Arthritic Hand Reconstruction
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Independent Forensic Evaluation
  • Microvascular Surgery
  • Nerve Reconstruction
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Skin Grafts
  • Steroid Injection
  • Worker's Compensation Evaluations
  • Wound Repair
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Ligament Reconstruction

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • CUNY Brooklyn College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1968
  • Yale University
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Yale
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Johns Hopkins University / School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • University Of Louisville
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • How to Find the Best Doctors: Florida, 2000-2008
  • America's Top Doctors, 2001 - 200
  • AMA Physicians Recognition Award, 1976-2013
  • Award for Contributions to University of Miami School of Medicine Plastic Surgery Residents Education, 2009
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Freshwater's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Freshwater to family and friends
6 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Freshwater's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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